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Summary: "He's only getting worse. Donald Trump's erratic behavior throughout his presidential campaign caused many of us to ask: What is wrong with him? After the election, politicians and pundits assured us he would change once he took office and would live up to his role as president. After spending two years in the most powerful position in the world, however, Trump has only gotten worse. He rants....

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Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Press 2019

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Summary: A collection of tales which range from comic to tragic, but most often having a wicked sense of humor and filled with unexpected twists.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: CBS DVD 2006

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2 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD TV TWI

Summary: Inspired by true events, an expedition of the uncharted American wilderness, legendary explorer Hugh Glass is brutally attacked by a bear and left for dead by members of his own hunting team. In a quest to survive, Glass endures unimaginable grief as well as the betrayal of his confidant John Fitzgerald. Guided by sheer will and the love of his family, Glass must navigate a vicious winter in a...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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1 available in Action / Adventure DVDs, Call number: DVD ACTION/ADVENTURE REV

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD MOVIE REV

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1 available in Browsing Hot DVDs, Call number: DVD REV

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD REV RATED R

Leopardi, Giacomo

Contents: All'Italia = To Italy -- Sopra il monumento di Dante che si preparava in Firenze = On the Monument to Dante -- Ad Adgelo Mai = To Angelo Mai -- Nelle nozze della sorella Paolina = On the Marriage of His Sister Paolina -- A un vincitore nel pallone = To a Champion at Pallone -- Bruto minore = Brutus -- Alla primavera = To spring -- Inno ai patriarchi = Hymn to the Patriarchs -- Ultimo canto di...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Farrar, Straus & Giroux 2011

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 850 LEO

Lucasfilm Press (COR)

Summary: Collects twelve short stories from the cinematic world of Star Wars, including two tales from "Star Wars: the Last Jedi."

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Disney, Lucasfilm Press 2017

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE FIV

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Summary: The year without a Santa Claus: When Santa decides to take Christmas off, two elves go to find children to convince Santa to come back, but first they have to get past the Heat Miser and the Snow Miser.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Distributed by Warner Home Video 2007

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Case, Leonardd L.

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Publisher / Publication Date: 1985

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1 available in Reference, Call number: NEL 977.4632 CAS

Summary: The fly: Experimental scientist Andre Delambre attempts to transfer matter through space, using himself as the test subject. But things go horrifically wrong when a common housefly buzzes into the machine, resulting in two grotesque man-fly hybrids. Now, with the head of a fly and a wing in place of one of his arms, Andre desperately hopes that he, his wife Helene and his brother Francois can...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment 2007

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1 available in Horror DVDs, Call number: DVD HORROR FLY

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Summary: Christmas will be cancelled unless Santa can find a way to guide his sleigh through a blizzard.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Sony Wonder 2000

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1 available in KBL Holiday Storage, Call number: DVD Holiday Ru

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1 available in Seasonal Adult Collection, Call number: DVD JUV RUD

Summary: When Mandie Shaw runs away from her log cabin home in 1899, she convinces Cherokee friends to help her escape into the Blue Ridge Mountains of North Carolina. After a treacherous journey, they reach the extravagant mansion of Uncle John, only to discover that his ship has been lost at sea. The house staff, headed by caretaker Jason Bond, kindly allows Mandie to remain. When strangers arrive...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Bridgestone Multimedia Group 2009

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD M

Smith, Ronald L. (Ronald Lenard)

Summary: T'Challa is training to inherit Wakanda, a technologically-advanced African kingdom ruled by his father, when he is unexpectedly sent to a Chicago public school with his best friend where he encounters an ancient evil that he must destroy.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Marvel 2018

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC SMI

Smith, Ronald L. (Ronald Lenard)

Summary: After something strange happens during a camping trip, twelve-year-old alien-obsessed Simon suspects he has been abducted, but was it real or just his overactive imagination?

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J Fiction Smith 2019

Glass, Philip

Contents: Opening (6:09) -- Truman Sleeps ("The Truman Show") (2:40) -- The Poet Acts (4:01) -- Morning Passages (6:10) -- How Now (29:52) -- Something She Has To Do (3:59) -- I'm Going To Make A Cake (3:20) -- Olympian: Lighting Of The Torch (3:32) -- Mad Rush (16:17) -- Dead Things (4:41) -- Tearing Herself Away (5:14) -- Wichita Sutra Vortex (7:22) -- Escape! (4:34) -- Choosing Life (4:42) -- The...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Decca 2015

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Summary: The aim of these lectures is to make viewers feel welcome and comfortable in the company of paintings. By focusing on 65 masterpieces of Western painting, Professor William Kloss offers a vivid, visceral encounter with genius, shining light on the unique technical, stylistic, and expressive achievements of each painting. From the 14th century to the 20th, the images are examined for their...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Teaching Company 2010

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2 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 709 WOR
Call number: DVD 709 WOR

Summary: The development of the arts in Europe from the Middle Ages to the modern era is an astonishing record of cultural achievement, from the breathtaking architecture of Gothic cathedrals to the daring visual experiments of the Cubist painters. We all have our favorite artists, periods, or styles from this immensely rich tradition, but how many of us truly know the full sweep of European art? How...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Teaching Co. 2005

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2 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 709 HIS
Call number: DVD 709 HIS

Contents: disc 1. Day tripper (Shockabilly) -- Killing time (The Massacre) -- Télé, après le météo (Ferdinand) -- Disco rough (Mathematiques Modernes) -- Day breaks, day heals (Thomas Leer & Robert Rental) -- Living in vain (Snakefinger) -- Downing Street rock (Blackbeard; Winston Edwards) -- Sport (Lightnin' Rod) -- The Escapades of Futura 2000 (Future 2000; The Clash) -- Wildstyle (Timezone) -- Makossa...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Strut Records 2013

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD POP/ROCK CHA

Summary: Ingemar is a working-class 12-year old boy who is sent to live with his uncle after his mother falls ill. There, he takes refuge from his troubles with the help of the town's warmhearted eccentrics. A bittersweet evocation of the struggles and joys of childhood and the pains of coming-of-age.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Janus Films 2003

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2 available in Foreign DVDs, Call number: DVD FOREIGN MY

Summary: A collection of short stories by diverse authors that explores acts of bravery by heroes trying to make the world a better place.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Crown Books for Young Readers 2019

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC HER

Summary: Lucy is a cranky, volatile producer at a home shopping network in charge of hiring the station's on-air Santa Claus. The "real" Santa, who finds himself at the end of his 200-year contract, must convince Lucy that she is the perfect candidate to fill his shoes.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment 2001

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Contents: Just a little while to stay here (Eureka Brass Band) (3:56) -- Shine-hambone (Shoeshine boy) (1:02) -- Tiger rag (Freddie L. Small) (1:42) -- Blackberries! (Dora Bliggen) (:18) -- Red white and blue got the golden band (Mardi Gras Indians) (5:07) -- Times done changed (Sister Dora Alexander) (1:24) -- Dark was the night (Rev. Lewis Jackson and Charlotte Rucell) (:52) -- Back to the time (Choir...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Smithsonian Folkways 2010

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD RHYTHM AND BLUES CLA

Foreman, L. L. (Leonard London)

Summary: Texas wasn't big enough for gambler and gunfighter Rogate "Rogue" Bishop. He'd been invited to come to Cedar Valley to help settle the range war. But once it was over, the gunhands and hardcases were no longer welcome. Rogue figured that Mexico, some three hundred miles away, was his best bet - and that Ceder Valley would be his last troubleshooting job. Despite the fact that he was on the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point Pub. 2011

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP W FOR

Foreman, L. L. (Leonard London)

Summary: In the first short story, "Last Stand Mesa," from the San Saba to Dodge City, and many places in between, there were men who remembered Mike McLean -- too many of them. That's why his long dodge is finally over -- and why he now has to make his last stand. "Powdersmoke Empire" sees a wild town -- a hangout for gunmen, thieves, and outlaws -- under the protection of Big Mac. And the ramrod of...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP FIC FOR

Foreman, L. L. (Leonard London)

Summary: Rogue Bishop was a gambler and a freelance troubleshooter. He attracted trouble like a magnet. This time the trouble started with a brawl in a small border town in Mexico -- and continued with Shamrock O'Terran, who was half child, half woman and all spitfire. Shamrock was a blossoming young beauty who just couldn't possibly fit in with Rogue Bishop's plans. Plain and simple, he was a loner....

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Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point Pub. 2012

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP FIC FOR

Richards, Leonard L.

Summary: It has always been understood that the 1848 discovery of gold in the Sierra Nevada influenced the battle over the admission of California to the Union. Now, historian Richards makes clear the links between the Gold Rush and many of the regional crises in the lead-up to the Civil War. Richards explains how Southerners envisioned California as a new market for slaves, only to be frustrated by...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2007

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 979.4 Richards